Know Risk is a community education program designed by the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) to improve our understanding of insurance and how it relates to managing the many risks we all face in life.
Storms and Floods
Thunderbolts and lightning, very, very frightening!
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Australia and New Zealand have historically been vulnerable to freak storms and flash flooding.
In fact, on average, severe thunderstorms and flooding cost our communities $400-$500 million each year.
With more storm events predicted each year it’s important to know how to prepare for wild weather when it strikes.
Find out what you can do to prepare for flooding.
When the rains are coming, what should you do?
Now that the rain has stopped, find out what you need to do.
A handy checklist to use when making an insurance claims following a flood.
Some quick tips on the different types of flood.
Learn how to prepare your home before a storm hits.
Information on how to protect yourself during a storm.
Information on protecting your appliances from storm related power surges.
Now that the weather has calmed down, what do you do?